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Farm Manager

Salary: Negotiable

Bendick Murrell NSW

Your Employer

Our client is a family owned enterprise that's been in operation since the 1840's and farming organically since 1999. They raise certified organic chickens and turkeys naturally on their property and are committed to delivering the highest quality, certified organic produce.

Utilising industry leading, holistic organic production systems to ensure the integrity and wellbeing of the environment, they are known for their exceptional produce and forward thinking processes.

The Role

Responsible for the day to day operations of the broiler farm, you'll come equipped with plenty of poultry experience and a strong commitment to working as part of a team.

As Manager, you will prioritise workloads, operate machinery, monitor feed management and bird collection. The Farm Manager also supervises shed and ground servicing and maintenance and strives to meet production requirements and improve profitability and quality.

Provided with onsite accommodation and a company vehicle, the Farm Manager, must be able to successfully drive a culture of high performance while effectively leading staff and ensuring compliance with WHS and biosecurity standards.

Your duties will include (but not limited to):

  • Lead and motivate a team
  • Manage and operate farm resources and equipment
  • Monitor animal welfare and production quality
  • Actively promote a safe and productive company culture

Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will have experience in a supervisory role within the agricultural industry - poultry experience is preferred, however our client is open to those with a range of commensurate capability. You need to be an effective communicator - someone with great leadership skills who is committed to the support, development and positive engagement of your team.

Self-managing and proactive, you must have a good working knowledge of OH & S requirements and be efficient with excellent site management capabilities, ensuring all quality and maintenance standards are upheld. To be considered for the role, it's important you address the following criteria:

  • Minimum two years' experience in an operational environment
  • Leadership and management experience
  • Great interpersonal skills, including client management skills
  • Driver's License

Choose Agri Talent

Agri Talent provides permanent recruitment and executive search services exclusively for
Australian agribusiness. We combine a proven, process-driven approach with the most
extensive digital network in agriculture to find your permanent people.

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Tim Chapman, General Manager, Agri Talent: 1300 247 823